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The 'WHYs' of cheating and how to prevent it.

Cheating is much more common than we think. According to a 2021 survey by Health Testing Centre, a whopping 46% of respondents in a monogamous relationship said they had an affair!

Cheating is hurtful and undesirable, so why do people still cheat? We combed through research papers and surveys and put together some of the possible reasons why people cheat. And no surprise, that the reasons are different for men and women, though overlaps exist.

Among the top reasons for cheating ( for European and American men), both quoted that ‘ the other person being really hot’ as the top reason.

What makes a person willing to cheat?